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Big federal grant paves way for airport project
Becker County takes step to help develop regional park near Frazee
WATCH: Jake Patterson sentencing for Closs kidnapping, murders
Stretch of Willow Street in DL will close Tuesday for reconstruction
Vergas man helps rescue pinned semi driver after rollover in ND
East Ridge wrestling parents back Everson amidst contract non-renewal
Laker girls finish regular season with win at Park Rapids
Seebold and Hanninen place fourth at sections
Laker softball scores late to advance to third round
Twins smack 8 HRs in rout of Angels
Area students continue to excel academically
Richwood Lutheran honors Erickson for 45 years as church organist
Area students graduate from MN colleges
It's graduation time at area colleges
Extension recognizes Audubon couple as 2019 'emerging leaders'
friends & neighbors
South Dakota cattle scheme
40 years and counting: BTD celebrates 40 years in business this month
Markuson-Baer Insurance acquires Community Development Insurance Services, LLC
Farmers under pressure
Forum Communications to purchase Rochester newspaper
What's happening in lakes area entertainment this weekend
Theater, magic and art camps set for this summer at Holmes
A little art, a little music, and a lot of fun: Holmes Art Cellar hosts its first Open Mic Night
Take a look: Red Bridge Park Sculpture Walk will change soon
'Walk for Hope & Peace' exhibition opens at Nemeth
Wayne & Gail Quittschreiber
George Richard Manke
The Family of
Boyd and Ruby Sharp
Abigail Mae Staab
Elaine L. Kertscher
James Dennis "Jim" Conklin
Gerald (Gene) Eugene Miller
Troy Lee Bruce
Guest editorial: Strides and divides in this part of MN
Letter: Bird festival was a wonderful experience
Letter: Strand's attorney says DL police chief must go
Letter: Confederate flag is nothing to brag about
Opinion: Klobuchar bill takes aim at senior fraud
Minnesotans love their ruby-throated hummingbird
Glamping app offers quirky, quaint camping: Hipcamp.com encourages landowners to open space for camping
Otter Tail County to host 2020 Minnesota Governor's Fishing Opener
This Saturday, about 500,000 anglers will visit Minnesota waters to catch a fish. Here's a closer look.
Anglers can find nutritious, plentiful sunfish in all areas of the state
Vergas man helps rescue pinned semi driver after rollover in ND
Riding on faith: Emily Mingo opens nonprofit, faith-based youth ranch in Vergas
Turning a corner in Frazee: CornerStone community and youth center now in development
'Race For Survivors' at Holbrook Farms: Eagle Scout plans 5K to benefit the families of fallen service members
'A really cool situation': College student Laker alums create scholarships for new grads
Polar Fest 2019
Breaking boards and swinging swords: Martial arts Break-A-Thon raises $2,200
A Chocolate Fantasy: Museum fundraiser was a hit with Polar Fest-ers
Cold molds: Snow sculptures a sight to see at City Park
Oodles of noodles: Hundreds had a (meat) ball at Polar-ific Spaghetti Dinner
Deuces Wild returns to Holmes Theatre stage Saturday
January 9, 2019
'A banner year': Detroit Lakes’ mayor reflects on the successes of 2018, looks toward future
"Detroit Lakes had a banner year in 2018," said Mayor Matt Brenk during his 'State of the City' address at Tuesday night's City Council meeting....
January 9, 2019 - 8:25pm
September 12, 2018
DL council proposes $5.5 million levy, $23 million budget to be finalized in December
The Detroit Lakes City Council approved a preliminary 2019 budget of $23,145,140, and a property tax levy of $5,498,426 at its regular meeting Tuesday. The 2019 proposed budget and tax levy will be finalized following a public input meeting set for 6:01 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 11. Though...
September 12, 2018 - 10:53am
January 14, 2018
'Another exciting and productive year': Detroit Lakes' mayor reflects on successes of 2017
The year 2017 will be remembered as one where "our city moved to a new level," said Detroit Lakes Mayor Matt Brenk in his "State of the City" address to the City Council and the general public at Tuesday night's council meeting. "We continue to enjoy tremendous development, expansion...
January 14, 2018 - 8:00am
December 3, 2012
Cramer says he'll stick to GOP anti-tax pledge
FARGO - Kevin Cramer is an avid spectator in the fiscal cliff negotiations unfolding in Washington as President Barack Obama and congressional...
December 3, 2012 - 12:14pm
October 31, 2012
Candidates share a laugh
Three area DFL candidates share some conversation and a laugh as they relax at the Bella Café while campaigning in and around Park Rapids on...
October 31, 2012 - 11:18am
October 26, 2012
Craig Fontaine vs. Ben Grimsley -- Two DL men vie to represent new Becker County Board district
Becker County Board District 2 candidates Ben Grimsley and Craig Fontaine faced off in a candidate forum Thursday at M State, sponsored by the...
October 26, 2012 - 3:55pm
John Okeson vs. Gerry Schram -- two incumbents face off for one Becker County Board seat
Becker County Board District 3 candidates John Okeson and Gerry Schram participated in a candidate forum Thursday at M State, sponsored by the...
October 26, 2012 - 3:51pm
October 24, 2012
7th Judicial District judge appointed
A Clay County attorney will now be a district judge for the region. Gov. Mark Dayton has appointed Michelle Winkis-Lawson to the 7th Judicial District Court. She is the chief assistant attorney for the civil division and had served as the interim Clay County Attorney. The other...
October 24, 2012 - 11:43am
Three vie for two Audubon City Council seats
Three people will be vying for two seats on the Audubon City Council when the general elections are held on Tuesday, Nov. 6. Incumbent council...
October 24, 2012 - 11:40am
October 10, 2012
Two vying for Audubon mayor seat
The race is on to claim the title of Audubon's mayor, as two people are vying for the position this fall. Incumbent Jeff Quam is seeking his...
October 10, 2012 - 10:44am
October 3, 2012
Fritz in running for judge
The Commission on Judicial Selection announced it is recommending three candidates to Governor Mark Dayton for consideration to fill the current vacancy occurring in Minnesota's Seventh Judicial District. This vacancy was created upon the appointment of the Honorable Michael L....
October 3, 2012 - 11:10am
September 28, 2012
Frazee City Council Candidates -- three compete for two seats
There will be a race for Frazee City Council this fall, with three people vying for two seats. Former councilman John Dermody is challenging...
September 28, 2012 - 3:00pm
September 26, 2012
Detroit Lakes City Council race: two vie for at-large seat
Though there are four city council seats and the mayor spot up for election this year in Detroit Lakes, there is only one race -- the Alderman...
September 26, 2012 - 1:25pm
September 19, 2012
Thumbs up to Detroit Mountain
Tuesday evening at a special meeting, the Detroit Lakes City Council approved becoming the landowner of the Detroit Mountain project and contributing...
September 19, 2012 - 12:43pm
Sounding off on AIS and DNR lands
Eight candidates for four open seats in the Minnesota Legislature -- Senate Districts 2 and 4, and House Districts 2B and 4B -- were in attendance...
September 19, 2012 - 12:37pm